SI136 Microbiology & Immunology 4 credits

An introduction to the biology of viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa, and helminths, disinfectants, chemotherapeutic agents, host/parasite interactions, innate and adaptive immunology and disease processes are discussed and examined. Laboratory studies will involve the application of lecture materials through the use of videos, virtual computer applications, microbiology slides and laboratory demonstrations.

Prerequisite:
SI132 Introduction to Biology
High School Biology with grade C or above. Registration for this course is limited to Intercultural Ministry/Nursing students, Pre-Nursing students, or requires permission of the instructor.